Monday, May 7, 2018

Mailbox Monday

I received two new books in my mailbox this past week.

I Really Didn't Think This Through by Beth Evans

The Kept Woman by Karin Slaughter

Currently reading: The Girl In Times Square by Paullina Simons

How about you?

Monday, April 16, 2018

Mailbox monday

Mailbox Monday

Just one new book arrived last week.

Noon In Paris Eight In Chicago
By Douglas Cowie

Sharp and intimate, Cowie's reimagining of this turbulent love affair asks what it means to love and be loved by the right person at the wrong time.

How about you?

Monday, April 9, 2018

Mailbox Monday

An empty mailbox last week. How about you?

Reading:  If I Die by Alison Galin

Monday, March 26, 2018

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

An empty mailbox last week.

Reading:  Never Alone by Elizabeth Haynes

What did you receive?


Monday, March 12, 2018

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

I received two books in my mailbox last week.

Family Tree by Susan Wigg
A PIECE OF THE WORLD BY CHRISTINA BAKER KLINE

COURTESY OF WM. MORROW


Monday, March 5, 2018

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

I received one new book last week in my mailbox:

Sunday Silence by Nicci French courtesy of Wm Morrow

Reading: The Other Mother by Carol Goodman

What was in yours?


Monday, February 19, 2018

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

An empty mailbox last week, but have plenty to catch-up on.

How about you?

Reading:
The Other Mother by Carol Goodman


Monday, February 12, 2018

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

Here are the new titles I received over the past few weeks in my mailbox.

My Dear Hamilton by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie

Louisiana Catch by Sweta Srivastava Vikram

The Other Motheer by Carol Goodman

The Baby Plan by Kate Rorick

Currently reading:  My Dear Hamilton


Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Here is an interesting word thatI came across.

Iatrogenie- relating to illness caused by medical examination or treatment.


Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

My word today is, execrable- extremely bad or unpleasant.

A house with bugs, bad smells and roof leaks is an example of a house that might be described as execrable.


Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Wedsnesday


Here is my word for today, found while reading.

Samovar- is a metal urn with a spigot for boiling water for making tea


Monday, January 8, 2018

Mailbvox Monday

Mailbox Monday

These are some of the new titles I received recently.

1. The Missing by C. L. Taylor

2.The Girl In Times Square by Paulina Simmons

3. Look For Her by Emily Winslow

4. If I Die Tonight  by Alison Gaylin

What was in your mailbox?


Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

My word comes from the book Fortunate Ones by Ellen Umansky.

Bougainvillea- is an ornamental sbrubbly plant that is widely cultivated in the tropics, it has red or purple flowers.


Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

My words today come from the book, Fortunate Ones by Ellen Umansky

Kachelofen-is a beautiful clay stove that burns wood extremely efficiently.

Flotsam- is the floating wreckage of a ship.


Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wondrous Words Wednesday


Wondrous Words Wednesday

I came across this word while reading.

Plinth- is a heavy base supporting a statue or vase.